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One Lovely Blog

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WOW!! I am getting so many special awards! I would like to thank everyone who reads my blog. Without you I wouldn't be getting awards. So while your reading this please grab this award for your blog. I know I'm breaking the rules, but you deserve an award. So go ahead, grab it for yourself & your blog.
I would like to thank Natalie of The Adventures of Paul & Natalie for this very special award.

   - Put the logo on your blog or within your post.

   - Nominate at least 10 blogs with great attitude or gratitude.

- Link the nominees within your post.

   - Let the nominees know they have received this award by commenting on their blog.

   - Share the love and link to the person from whom you received this award.

God's Plan for Your Life

YUMMY Award!!

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I am so excited to have won this award. As you can probably tell I LOVE collecting recipes. The recipes I've been posting on my blog are ones my mom has collected for years. My mom was generous enough to pass them on to me, and I pass them on to you. Thank you Lori of `Some of My Favorite Books` for passing this award on to me.
For receiving this award, I'm supposed to list 10 random things about myself...as well as, pass it along to 10 other bloggers.  Okay...here we go:

10 random things about me:


(1) I am passionately in Love with my LORD and Savior Christ Jesus.
(2) I am madly in Love with my awesome hubby.
(3) I am a book reviewer, sometimes reviewing other items.
(4) I enjoy blogging.
(5) I enjoy cooking from recipes.
(6) I'm a people person.
(7) I have 3 boys and no girls.
(8) I have a facebook & twitter account I use sporadically.
(9) I enjoy crocheting prayer blankets.
(10) I have somewhat of a creative side.


10 bloggers I'm giving this award to:
(1) Amy of Kee…

FREE Grilling Guide

As the snow begins to melt and the birds begin to settle it's almost time for grilling.
So here is a little something from Lobel’s Butcher Shop to encourage you.
You can download the FREE Grilling Guide  or choose to get in a hardcover edition.
Either way you go you’ll find some great ideas from the grilling experts on topics such as:
Building and Lighting the FirePurchasing Meat for the GrillMarinades and Spice RubsYou’ll definitely want to grab your copy now so you’ll be sure to have it before the snow is completely gone.

Disclaimer: I was not compensated in any way from Lobel's  Butcher Shop. I am merely passing on the information.

I'm Doubly Going Places!

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I would like to thank MisAdventuresofMomof3 for this award.
I'm seeing double as I've received this award before.
I spend a lot of time working on my blogs and honestly appreciate knowing
others are reading them.
I truly do love blogging and being online.
Please visit MisAdventuresofMomof 3  in 10 years from now she wants to be just enjoying life and getting ready to be an empty nester.

This award means `Your really going places baby`.
The rules are:
- link back to the blogger who sent me this award
- post where I would like to be in 10 years
- pass it on to 10 awesome bloggers

Where would I like to be in ten years? I would love to still be blogging, with a few giveaways thrown in here and there. Have grandchildren, hopefully a granddaughter since I have all boys. Be in good health. Serving the Lord through missions. Right now I serve the Lord by feeding inner-city children. I would like for that mission to continue, plus be involved in others.


If your reading this please consi…

WOW!! I'm Going Places Award

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Thank you so much to Tiffany of `The Keeper at Home` for this `going places` award.
Please check out Tiffany's blog. Tiffany is a stay-at-home mom who homeschools her 14 & 12yr olds.
Within the next ten years she hopes to be working from home, so she can stay at home.

This award means `Your really going places baby`.

The rules are:
- link back to the blogger who sent me this award
- post where I would like to be in 10 years
- pass it on to 10 awesome bloggers

Where would I like to be in ten years? I would love to still be blogging, with a few giveaways thrown in here and there. Have grandchildren, hopefully a granddaughter since I have all boys. Be in good health. Serving the Lord through missions. Right now I serve the Lord by feeding inner-city children. I would like for that mission to continue, plus be involved in others. 

Now to pass this on to 10 awesome bloggers:
Chasity of `Seasons of a Godly Woman`
Sandra of `Musings of a Book Addict`
Sheri of `1 of 100 TOS Crew Re…

` Sweet Sunday Morning Moments with Pillsbury` + Giveaway

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It's Valentine's Day and what better way to celebrate it than with Pillsbury Orange Sweet Rolls.
Pillsbury does not skimp on the icing either. In fact I had a tad bit left over.
They smell so good while they are cooking, and ready to serve in minutes.
Pillsbury sent me a gift pack with a coupon and a photo album.
One lucky reader will win a VIP coupon for Pillsbury Orange Sweet Rolls as well as a photo album to help keep your family’s sweet Sunday morning memories close at hand.
To Enter: Mandatory: Leave a comment telling why you would like to win. (1 entry)
Extra Entries: (1) Post a photo of one of your family's sweet Sunday morning moments on your blog and then come back and leave a comment that you did, with a link to that post.  Your photo may even have a chance to appear on the official Pillsbury website! (5 entries)
(2) Share what your favorite childhood memories of Sunday morning breakfasts are (2 entries)

(3) Share how you enjoy Sunday mornings with your family (2 entrie…

I'm a Blog Winner

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Thanks to Natalie of `The Adventures of Paul & Natalie` I feel blessed today.
I've recently met her because of a Valentine giveaway she was doing.
I didn't win anything on her blog during the giveaway, but congrats to those who did.
However I did win this awesome award from Natalie. Thank you Natalie.
Now I am to tell you 7 things about me and I'm to pass this award on.
I am going to change things a bit. Instead of passing this award on to 7 bloggers...
If you are a blogger reading my blog please accept this award as a `BIG` thank you for reading my blog.
Now for the 7 things about me:

(1) I own 3 cats: K.K., Smokey & Mr. M`Now
(2) Smokey likes to sleep in our bed
(3) I call my mom everyday, we are the bestest of friends
(4) I am a Christian
(5) I love to blog
(6) I love spaghetti, yet rarely fix it
(7) I love to collect recipes

Backupify Your Online Information

You already know how important it is to back up your blog, website, and other online information. But, what about backing up the stuff that you don’t have control over like Twitter, Facebook, Basecamp, etc.? You can back that up too with Backupify. How cool!
If you’ve ever had a website hacked, a computer crash, or a website to just close their doors, you know what a pain it is to try and retrieve all the little bits and pieces of information. Backupify helps make sure you have a backup of your information when you need it the most.
Right now, you can claim your FREE Backupify account which includes backup for these online accounts:
GmailTwitterGoogle DocsFlickrFacebookBasecampWordpressDeliciousPhotobucketBloggerFriendFeedMore coming soon…Don’t wait on this one! The free account giveaway will end Feb. 15, 2010.

Disclaimer: I was not compensated in any way by Backupify. I am merely passing this information along.

SURPRISE!!

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Sunshine Award

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I'm spending the day working on my Bible study, reading, checking my e-mail, thinking about my blog and the list goes on. I just took a break from reviewing books to read more blogs. I noticed Jenn of 4 Crazy Kids, A Hot Daddy and a Frazzled Momma; also known as `Our Crazy Life` had won a sunshine award. Thinking time is right for a sunshine award, something we could all use, I looked  down the post and saw my blog. Boy was I surprised. I want to say Thanks to Jenn.
Following the awards traditions, I must do the following:

1) Put the logo within my blog or on my post

2) Pass the award onto 12 fellow bloggers

3) Link the nominees within my post

4) Let the nominees know they have received this award by commenting on their blog

5) Share the love and link to the person whom you received this award from

I am sharing this award with: (1) Alyssa of Bloggin 2 Noggin (2) Sue of Stay At Home Mom (3) Tracy of Sweet Harper (4) Cop Mama (5) Kimberly of 365 days of sun (6) Janine of My Kids Are Fun (7) Ste…